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Amref Salud Africa signs an agreement with the Council of Tenerife to promote health systems in Senegal

01/08/2016

Amref Salud Africa (Amref Health Africa in Spain) signed an agreement with the Council of Tenerife and the University of La Laguna to reinforce health systems in Senegal, and avoid the prevalence of tropical diseases in some areas of the country.

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Council of Governors signs MOU with Amref Health Africa

01/08/2016

The Council of Governors (COG) has today signed an MOU with health NGO Amref Health Africa to support health care development in the counties.

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Let’s eliminate conflict to improve the lives of children

24/06/2016

The Day of the African Child has been celebrated on June 16 every year since 1991, when it was first initiated by the Organisation of African Unity, now the African Union.

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Amref Health Africa unveils revolutionary mobile solution for training community health workers

24/06/2016

Amref Health Africa has today unveiled an mHealth solution, LEAP, that seeks to revolutionise the way training of community-based health workers is conducted in Kenya and beyond. In Kenya, a community health worker receives basic initial training on health service delivery which almost always marks the end to any kind of health training throughout the life of the community health worker.

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Quick fixes to a complex problem like FGM do not exist

24/06/2016

A reply to The Economist's position on female genital mutilation (FGM). In many African countries, the practice is interpreted as a ‘coming-of-age’ ceremony that marks the transition to womanhood.